FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT
JAGIROAD, Sept 26: One rebel of the newly-formed Tiwa Liberation Army (TLA) were arrested from Beltola village under Baithalangsu police station . A team of Jagiroad police in association with Nellie police bbed the rebel from the area. The detained rebel has been identified as Hon Maslai. While another cadre of the outfit , identified as Anta Patar surrendered before Nellie police. Police have launched massive operations against the outfit.
On May 29, two militants were arrested in Amsoi , when they had returned to the area after completing arms training at Dimapur in galand.
On May 25, five militants of the outfit, active in Morigaon district bordering Meghalaya, were arrested from Kumarkuchi in neighbouring Karbi Anglong district and Rs 70,000 were recovered from them.
The outfit has been formed about three months ago and during the last two months it has issued extortion notes to businessmen and civil servants posted in the area, Morigaon District Superintendent of Police Ainul Haque said.